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The CAPITOL JOURNAL PODCAST provides extensive coverage of the Alabama Legislature from a studio inside the Alabama Statehouse. Don Dailey hosts the program, examining key issues and interviewing newsmakers. 

Apr 21, 2018

We have a complete report on today’s selection of Dr. Eric Mackey as Alabama’s new superintendent of education. We’re joined in the studio by Alabama Board of Education Vice President Stephanie Bell, who will discuss Mackey’s hiring and the priorities he will face in taking over state schools. We will also report on Alabama executing Walter Leroy Moody for the 1989 mail-bombing death of Birmingham federal judge Robert Vance. And we will also be joined by Alabama Mental Health Commissioner Lynn Beshear, who will discuss the importance of mental health in the school safety debate.